Matthew D. Rethi, 32, of Indiana, passed away Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015, in Indiana, PA.
He was born in 1982 in Indiana, to Daniel and Lori Jadzak Rethi.
Matt was a 2001 graduate of Marion Center Area High School. He enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps and served eight years with two tours in Iraq, where he received the rank of sergeant. He then attended Indiana University of Pennsylvania as an honors student, where he studied safety health and environmental sciences.
Matthew is survived by his mother, Lori A. Anhorn and husband, Randy, of Hempstead, Texas; his father, Daniel Rethi, of Phoenix; two brothers: Daniel Rethi and wife Katrina, of Phoenix; and Justin Rethi and wife Kelley, of Nashville, Tenn.; one niece and two nephews; his paternal grandmother, Elsie Rethi, of Indiana; his maternal grandfather, Charles Jadzak, of Home; and many cousins, aunts and uncles.